Table 16_4_5-2c

2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 16_4_5.2c
People whose usual source of care offers night and weekend office hours, excluding hospital emergency rooms, by family income,a United States, 2007
  TotalNegative/poorNear poor/lowMiddleHigh
Population groupPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSEPercentSE
Total 42.50.738.51.638.91.442.71.245.01.1
Age0-1753.51.143.12.248.02.152.92.063.21.9
18-4443.61.139.52.539.02.144.51.745.61.7
45-6437.71.033.72.737.32.435.91.939.21.4
65 and over26.41.125.43.125.82.126.12.127.52.0
GenderMale43.50.841.01.939.91.843.61.445.41.2
Female41.70.836.71.838.11.442.01.444.71.2
RaceWhite, single race42.10.838.42.037.41.642.31.444.51.2
Black, single race42.91.638.62.941.92.844.73.046.13.3
Asian, single race47.93.3DSUDSU42.87.142.85.553.24.4
NHOPI, single raceDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
AI/AN, single race40.07.2DSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSUDSU
Multiple races47.03.438.76.8DSUDSU52.97.246.25.5
EthnicityNon-Hispanic, all races42.60.838.51.838.71.642.31.445.01.1
  Non-Hispanic, White42.00.938.02.536.42.041.61.644.41.2
  Non-Hispanic, Black42.91.638.42.942.22.844.53.046.33.3
Hispanic, all races42.31.538.62.839.42.845.82.545.23.0
Education,b age 18 and overLess than high school35.61.334.62.432.82.237.52.538.13.1
High school graduate37.81.132.22.536.92.237.41.740.32.0
At least some college38.80.937.63.432.82.138.81.539.81.2
Employment status, ages 18-64Employed41.60.939.02.737.71.941.51.442.81.3
Not employed37.61.335.82.339.72.938.12.437.42.5
Health insurance, ages 0-64Any private46.60.942.93.642.92.346.51.447.61.1
Public only40.71.440.32.041.72.439.93.340.85.8
Uninsured41.22.036.03.943.13.539.13.847.44.6
Health insurance, age 65 and overMedicare only26.92.020.76.025.53.224.93.532.64.6
Medicare and private24.91.5DSUDSU23.53.726.82.825.02.2
Medicare and other public31.92.935.75.532.34.4DSUDSUDSUDSU
Location of residencecMetropolitan44.80.842.01.841.61.644.71.446.71.1
  Large central metro46.11.245.02.745.42.447.01.846.11.9
  Large fringe metro49.61.441.14.046.83.749.02.651.71.7
  Medium metro39.51.937.73.837.33.339.32.841.02.5
  Small metro38.92.940.45.327.94.439.54.642.74.2
Nonmetropolitan31.91.825.83.128.62.534.52.933.93.2
  Micropolitan30.22.326.83.826.73.631.53.532.63.7
  Noncore35.03.124.05.832.05.139.04.337.05.5
Language spoken most often at homeEnglish42.50.838.41.738.81.642.81.344.61.1
Other42.91.939.23.639.23.042.43.354.74.4
Perceived health statusExcellent/very good/good43.70.840.31.840.41.543.71.345.81.1
Fair/poor33.01.330.82.331.22.434.72.334.63.1
Activity limitationscBasic activities30.41.328.92.931.22.328.92.332.22.7
Complex activities30.61.731.22.929.92.826.92.835.44.0
Neither basic nor complex activities39.40.836.82.135.71.639.81.340.51.1
U.S. bornYes42.50.838.41.638.61.542.61.345.01.1
No42.91.539.74.040.72.843.72.645.12.9

a Negative/poor refers to household incomes below the Federal poverty line; near poor/low, the poverty line to just below 200 percent of the poverty line; middle, 200 percent to just below 400 percent of the poverty line; and high, 400 percent of the poverty line and over.

b Less than high school refers to fewer than 12 years of education; high school graduate, 12 years of education; and at least some college, more than 12 years of education.

c For more information, see the MEPS entry in Appendix B: Detailed Methods.

DSU - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: AI/AN: American Indian or Alaska Native; NHOPI: Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander; SE: standard error.

Source: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Center for Financing, Access, and Cost Trends, Medical Expenditure Panel Survey.

 

Page last reviewed February 2011
Internet Citation: Table 16_4_5-2c: 2010 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. February 2011. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr10/16_facilitators_barriers/T16_4_5-2c.html